Air France-KLM signs JV with China Southern

Rapidly growing China Southern Airlines and ailing Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo, have signed a partnership agreement to create a more extensive global cargo network. Air France KLM will serve the main cities in Australia and supply main-deck capacity to Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh from China Southern’s hub in Guangzhou. AF-KLM’s hubs at Paris Charles De Gaulle and […]

Tiny Djibouti gets a lift from Qatar

Beginning Aug. 1, Qatar Airways Cargo will expand its African service with a weekly flight from Doha’s Hamad International Airport to Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport, its seventh African freighter destination. The new service will use A330Fs, carrying more than 170 tonnes of perishables for import to Djibouti every week. With a strategic geographical location, bordered by […]

Lufthansa launches freighter flights to Lagos

Lufthansa Cargo is starting twice-weekly MD-11 freighter flights to Lagos, Nigeria. The Frankfurt-Lagos route will begin Sept. 15. Lagos is an important destination for the oil and gas industry. Urgently required spare parts and equipment for oil production facilities can now be transported faster to Nigeria. This route will provide a total of 170 tonnes […]
  • August 21, 2014